Our Teachers

Deborah Baker

Deborah Baker is Iyengar certified, has studied yoga for 25 years and has been teaching yoga since 1996. She has made multiple trips to India and has studied with the Iyengars many times.

Deborah first practiced yoga in 1986 from a book while living as a Peace Corps Volunteer in a remote, mountainous region of Guatemala. When she returned to the U.S. in 1988, she came upon yoga teachers who had been trained by BKS Iyengar. His method of yoga quieted her over- active mind and helped to balance and ground her athletic body.

Deborah has also worked many years as a classroom teacher, teaching Spanish and ESL in New York City and at Stanley British Primary School and in the DPS in Denver.

She has an MA from Columbia University Teachers College.


Lynn Hawthorne

Lynn is a former French and Spanish teacher and DPS principal , and currently is a DPS administrator.

She is currently working to earn her Iyengar Yoga Certification, a process which takes many years of study.

She has studied yoga for many years , and began teaching yoga at Park Hill Yoga in 2017.